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1984 (Nineteen Eighty-Four) by Orwell
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  • At last he stood up, waddled clumsily across the cell, dug down into the pocket of his overalls, and, with an abashed air, held out a grimy piece of bread to the skull— faced man.

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  • She was a little abashed, a little nervous: Maybe I’m being silly, but .
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  • Abashed the Devil stood, And felt how awful goodness is.’
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